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Blog Post: DOI Didn't Justify Lifting Coal Leasing Moratorium

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Perhaps not realizing federal law imposes prohibition, commentary urges someone to "implement a two-year moratorium on further legalization and commercialization of marijuana"

This notable new Hill commentary authored by psychiatrist Mitchell Rosenthal, headlined "To ensure public health and safety, impose a two-year moratorium on marijuana legalization," is somewhat sensible as a matter of public policy and is somewhat clueless in light of … Continue reading

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Insolvency Code: Beneficial Proceedings Relating to Corporate Debtor outside the Scope of Moratorium

[Aayush Mitruka is a lawyer based in Delhi] The Delhi High Court’s ruling in the case of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited Jyoti Structures Limited (11 December 2017) assumes importance because it is one of the very few decisions … Continue reading

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Ontario's Moratorium on Offshore Wind in the Great Lakes: Impacts on U.S. Great Lakes Offshore Wind Development

What Canada Did On February 11, 2011, the Ontario Ministry of the Environment ("MOE") announced that it has suspended all activities pertaining to offshore wind development in the Great Lakes. See HERE for official statement. Accordingly, the MOE has suspended … Continue reading

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US environmental group sues to reinstate drilling moratorium

[JURIST] The Center for Biological Diversity [advocacy website] filed a lawsuit [complaint, PDF, press release] Friday against Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, seeking to have the deepwater drilling moratorium [JURIST news archive] reinstated. The lawsuit, filed in the US District Court … Continue reading

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